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Become a Certified Cyber Security Specialist

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Feb 26th

Become a Cyber Security Specialist: Defend Networks Against Modern Cyber Threats

Hybrid & Online program options available.

In an era where cyber threats are ever-evolving, our Cyber Security Program stands as a beacon of education and preparation. The courses within our program cover a spectrum of essential topics, ranging from IT Fundamentals to advanced concepts in Penetration Testing and Network Security. With a blend of theoretical knowledge and hands-on experience, students delve into areas such as PC Hardware, Software, Networking, Cloud Administration, and Cybersecurity Analysis.

Our emphasis on industry-standard certifications, such as CompTIA A+, Network+, Security+, PenTest+, Cloud+, and CySA+, ensures that our graduates not only possess a deep understanding of cybersecurity but also hold credentials that are recognized globally. These certifications are your passport to a world of opportunities, validating your expertise in critical areas of information technology and security.

ACCET is listed by the U. S. Department of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency. 

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Program Information

HYBRID (IN-PERSON & ONLINE) AND FULLY ONLINE PROGRAM OPTIONS AVAILABLE.
Key Program Highlights:
  • Comprehensive Foundation: Our program encompasses a diverse range of courses, from IT Fundamentals to Advanced Networking Concepts, providing a holistic understanding of cybersecurity.
  • Industry-Standard Certifications: Prepare yourself to attain globally recognized certifications, including CompTIA A+, Network+, Security+, PenTest+, Cloud+, and CySA+, enhancing your credibility in the IT security landscape.
  • Practical Application: Emphasizing hands-on experience, our curriculum ensures that you not only grasp theoretical concepts but also acquire practical skills essential for real-world cybersecurity challenges.
  • Versatile Skillset: Master PC Hardware, Software, Networking, Cloud Administration, and Cybersecurity Analysis, cultivating a versatile skillset crucial for success in various IT security roles.
  • Career Development Focus: With a dedicated course in Career Development, we prepare you for the professional landscape, ensuring you are equipped to embark on a successful cybersecurity career.
  • Proven Problem-Solving Skills: The program hones your ability to solve complex problems, a skill highly valued in the dynamic and ever-evolving realms of security, cloud computing, and data management.
  • Continuous Learning: Stay ahead of the curve with our commitment to staying current on the latest cybersecurity trends, technologies, and best practices.

Embark on a transformative journey with ICOHS College, where our Cyber Security Program not only equips you with knowledge but empowers you with the skills needed to excel in the cybersecurity field.

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Prerequisites: None
This course provides students the IT Fundamentals. Students learn foundational concepts related to computer hardware and software, networking, databases, programming, information systems, and data security. The course includes a number of hands-on labs to reinforce the concepts students are learning.

Prerequisites: None
Students will learn computer components and specifications, how to troubleshoot PC Hardware problems and understand how to solve computer maintenance issues. This course is designed to prepare you to pass the CompTIA A+ Core 1 certification. The CompTIA A+ Certification is the preferred qualifying credential for technical support and IT operational roles.

Prerequisites: PC 101 or equivalent
Students will learn to install various operating systems, understand software concepts, such as, creating, managing, and troubleshooting virtual machines, while implementing various operating systems parameters in Microsoft and Linux environments. Students will learn how to troubleshoot software issues, understand operating system security postures, and understand how to solve computer software issues. This course is designed to prepare you to pass the CompTIA A+ Core 2 certification. The CompTIA A+ Certification is the preferred qualifying credential for technical support and IT operational roles

Prerequisites: PC 102 or equivalent
This course covers all the objectives of the CompTIA Network+ certification test. The topics of focus will include networking devices, media, media specifications, networking theory, troubleshooting, policies, basic security, network operations, TCP/IP protocols, and tools.

Prerequisites: NET 101 or equivalent
This course covers the second half of the objectives of the CompTIA Network + certification test. The topics of focus will include networking devices, media, media specifications, networking theory, troubleshooting, policies, basic security, network operations, TCP/IP protocols, and tools. This course will prepare students to take the CompTIA Network+ certification exam.

Prerequisites: None
Course objectives and coverage include introduction to career services, goal setting, advanced resume, and cover letter, understanding the hiring process, networking and social media, job searching and the market, interview prep and salary worth, understanding how to answer common questions, mock interview and the follow up process.

Prerequisites: NET 102 or equivalent
This course teaches the skills required to be an entry-level computer and network security technician. Completion of this course identifies the student as a knowledgeable professional in the field of security, one of the fastest-growing fields in IT. Security threats are increasing in number and severity and the gap between the need for security professionals and qualified IT personnel is the largest of any IT specialty. Even in a troubled economy, most businesses plan to maintain or increase their investment in security.

Prerequisites: PC 101, PC 102, Net 101, Net 102, SP 101 or equivalent
Students will gain knowledge of cloud environments and be able to apply this knowledge to the management and installation of cloud systems and infrastructure. Students will engage with cloud networks, storage, network security, maintenance and performance. Students will be able to troubleshoot and supervise a cloud environment and implement disaster recovery, if necessary.

Prerequisites: PC 101, PC 102, Net 101, Net 102, SP 101 or equivalent
Students will learn to expand on their cybersecurity knowledge to assess, analyze, and respond to different cybersecurity threats. They will gain knowledge of necessary software and systems used to resolve threats and learn techniques to protect different operating systems from cybersecurity vulnerabilities and establish necessary firewalls and security monitoring.

Prerequisites: PC 101, PC 102, Net 101, Net 102, SP 101 or equivalent
She PenTest Fundamentals course prepares students for vulnerability assessment and penetration testing. A tenant of CyberSecurity, penetration testing skills allow students to understand legal and compliance requirements of penetration testing, plan and scope a testing engagement, analyze results and provide a written report with proposed remediation techniques. This course prepares students to take the CompTIA PenTest+ exam for industry certification.

The Cyber Security Specialist Certification Program will prepare you for your career by attaining the necessary technical skills to pass various industry certifications such as:
CompTIA A

CompTIA A+

Passing the CompTIA A+ exam demonstrates a core set of skills pertaining to information technology. CompTIA A+ certified professionals are proven problem solvers. They support today’s core technologies from security to cloud to data management and more. CompTIA A+ is the industry standard for launching IT careers into today’s digital world.

CompTIA Network

CompTIA Network+

CompTIA Network+ tests your ability to securely establish, maintain and troubleshoot essential networks security. Unlike other vendor-specific networking certifications, CompTIA Network+ prepares candidates to support networks on any platform. CompTIA Network+ is the only certification that covers the specific skills that network professionals need.

CompTIA Security

CompTIA Security+

CompTIA Security+ is the first security certification a candidate should earn. It establishes the core knowledge required of any cybersecurity role and provides a springboard to intermediate-level cybersecurity jobs. Security+ incorporates best practices in hands-on troubleshooting, ensuring candidates have practical security problem-solving skills

CompTIA PenTest

CompTIA PenTest+

CompTIA PenTest+ is for cybersecurity professionals tasked with penetration testing and vulnerability management. PenTest+ assesses the most up-to-date penetration testing, and vulnerability assessment and management skills necessary to determine the resiliency of the network against attacks.

CompTIA Cloud

CompTIA Cloud+

CompTIA Cloud+ is a global certification that validates the skills needed to deploy and automate secure cloud environments that support the high availability of business systems and data. CompTIA Cloud+ is the only performance-based IT certification that views cloud-based infrastructure services in the context of broader IT systems operations regardless of the platform. Migrating to the cloud presents opportunities to deploy, optimize, and protect mission critical applications and data storage.

Comptia CySA

CompTIA CySA+

CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+) is an IT workforce certification that applies behavioral analytics to networks and devices to prevent, detect and combat cybersecurity threats through continuous security monitoring.

  • Leverage intelligence and threat detection techniques
  • Analyze and interpret data
  • Identify and address vulnerabilities
  • Suggest preventative measures
  • Effectively respond to and recover from incidents

Hybrid Schedule Options:

  • 2 days of online lectures
  • 1 day of on campus Lab work
Daytime Option:

Tuesday - Thursday
9:30am - 4:00pm

Evening Option:

Monday - Thursday
5:45pm - 10:15pm

Online-Only Schedule Options:

  • 2 days of online lectures
  • 1 day of virtual lab work
  • 2 instructor meetings per week

The theoretical, lecture, online lab functions, and lab simulators are online. This allows students who need the most schedule flexibility to complete assignments by their weekly deadlines. The program sets attainable learning objectives for students and outlines explicit deadlines for reading assignments, quizzes, labs, and other assignments.

ICOHS College’s Cyber Security Program is tailored for individuals seeking to embark on a dynamic and impactful career in the ever-evolving field of cybersecurity. This program is particularly beneficial for:

  1. Aspiring IT Professionals: Individuals looking to enter the IT industry and establish a solid foundation in cybersecurity, including those with a passion for technology and problem-solving.
  2. Career Changers: Professionals from diverse backgrounds aiming to transition into a rewarding and in-demand field, leveraging the comprehensive curriculum to acquire the necessary skills for a cybersecurity role.
  3. Current IT Practitioners: IT professionals seeking to specialize in cybersecurity or enhance their existing skill set, staying ahead in an environment where cybersecurity is becoming increasingly critical.
  4. Recent Graduates: Graduates with a background in information technology, computer science, or related fields who wish to specialize in cybersecurity and boost their employability.
  5. Security Enthusiasts: Individuals with a keen interest in digital security, ethical hacking, and safeguarding digital assets, looking to turn their passion into a fulfilling and well-compensated career.
  6. Professionals Seeking Certifications: Those aiming to validate their expertise and enhance their professional credibility by obtaining industry-standard certifications like CompTIA A+, Network+, Security+, PenTest+, Cloud+, and CySA+.
  7. Entrepreneurs and Business Owners: Individuals managing or planning to launch businesses that require a strong understanding of cybersecurity to protect sensitive information and maintain the integrity of digital operations.

Whether you’re starting your career journey or aiming to upskill in a rapidly evolving industry, ICOHS College’s Cyber Security Program is designed to meet the needs of a diverse range of individuals aspiring to thrive in the world of IT security.

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*Each IT student receives a laptop to support their studies and future career! The laptop is for the student to keep and use for online assignments, tests, and projects.

HYBRID (IN-PERSON & ONLINE) AND FULLY ONLINE PROGRAM OPTIONS AVAILABLE.
Key Program Highlights:
  • Comprehensive Foundation: Our program encompasses a diverse range of courses, from IT Fundamentals to Advanced Networking Concepts, providing a holistic understanding of cybersecurity.
  • Industry-Standard Certifications: Prepare yourself to attain globally recognized certifications, including CompTIA A+, Network+, Security+, PenTest+, Cloud+, and CySA+, enhancing your credibility in the IT security landscape.
  • Practical Application: Emphasizing hands-on experience, our curriculum ensures that you not only grasp theoretical concepts but also acquire practical skills essential for real-world cybersecurity challenges.
  • Versatile Skillset: Master PC Hardware, Software, Networking, Cloud Administration, and Cybersecurity Analysis, cultivating a versatile skillset crucial for success in various IT security roles.
  • Career Development Focus: With a dedicated course in Career Development, we prepare you for the professional landscape, ensuring you are equipped to embark on a successful cybersecurity career.
  • Proven Problem-Solving Skills: The program hones your ability to solve complex problems, a skill highly valued in the dynamic and ever-evolving realms of security, cloud computing, and data management.
  • Continuous Learning: Stay ahead of the curve with our commitment to staying current on the latest cybersecurity trends, technologies, and best practices.

Embark on a transformative journey with ICOHS College, where our Cyber Security Program not only equips you with knowledge but empowers you with the skills needed to excel in the cybersecurity field.

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Prerequisites: None
This course provides students the IT Fundamentals. Students learn foundational concepts related to computer hardware and software, networking, databases, programming, information systems, and data security. The course includes a number of hands-on labs to reinforce the concepts students are learning.

Prerequisites: None
Students will learn computer components and specifications, how to troubleshoot PC Hardware problems and understand how to solve computer maintenance issues. This course is designed to prepare you to pass the CompTIA A+ Core 1 certification. The CompTIA A+ Certification is the preferred qualifying credential for technical support and IT operational roles.

Prerequisites: PC 101 or equivalent
Students will learn to install various operating systems, understand software concepts, such as, creating, managing, and troubleshooting virtual machines, while implementing various operating systems parameters in Microsoft and Linux environments. Students will learn how to troubleshoot software issues, understand operating system security postures, and understand how to solve computer software issues. This course is designed to prepare you to pass the CompTIA A+ Core 2 certification. The CompTIA A+ Certification is the preferred qualifying credential for technical support and IT operational roles

Prerequisites: PC 102 or equivalent
This course covers all the objectives of the CompTIA Network+ certification test. The topics of focus will include networking devices, media, media specifications, networking theory, troubleshooting, policies, basic security, network operations, TCP/IP protocols, and tools.

Prerequisites: NET 101 or equivalent
This course covers the second half of the objectives of the CompTIA Network + certification test. The topics of focus will include networking devices, media, media specifications, networking theory, troubleshooting, policies, basic security, network operations, TCP/IP protocols, and tools. This course will prepare students to take the CompTIA Network+ certification exam.

Prerequisites: None
Course objectives and coverage include introduction to career services, goal setting, advanced resume, and cover letter, understanding the hiring process, networking and social media, job searching and the market, interview prep and salary worth, understanding how to answer common questions, mock interview and the follow up process.

Prerequisites: NET 102 or equivalent
This course teaches the skills required to be an entry-level computer and network security technician. Completion of this course identifies the student as a knowledgeable professional in the field of security, one of the fastest-growing fields in IT. Security threats are increasing in number and severity and the gap between the need for security professionals and qualified IT personnel is the largest of any IT specialty. Even in a troubled economy, most businesses plan to maintain or increase their investment in security.

Prerequisites: PC 101, PC 102, Net 101, Net 102, SP 101 or equivalent
Students will gain knowledge of cloud environments and be able to apply this knowledge to the management and installation of cloud systems and infrastructure. Students will engage with cloud networks, storage, network security, maintenance and performance. Students will be able to troubleshoot and supervise a cloud environment and implement disaster recovery, if necessary.

Prerequisites: PC 101, PC 102, Net 101, Net 102, SP 101 or equivalent
Students will learn to expand on their cybersecurity knowledge to assess, analyze, and respond to different cybersecurity threats. They will gain knowledge of necessary software and systems used to resolve threats and learn techniques to protect different operating systems from cybersecurity vulnerabilities and establish necessary firewalls and security monitoring.

Prerequisites: PC 101, PC 102, Net 101, Net 102, SP 101 or equivalent
She PenTest Fundamentals course prepares students for vulnerability assessment and penetration testing. A tenant of CyberSecurity, penetration testing skills allow students to understand legal and compliance requirements of penetration testing, plan and scope a testing engagement, analyze results and provide a written report with proposed remediation techniques. This course prepares students to take the CompTIA PenTest+ exam for industry certification.

The Cyber Security Specialist Certification Program will prepare you for your career by attaining the necessary technical skills to pass various industry certifications such as:
CompTIA A

CompTIA A+

Passing the CompTIA A+ exam demonstrates a core set of skills pertaining to information technology. CompTIA A+ certified professionals are proven problem solvers. They support today’s core technologies from security to cloud to data management and more. CompTIA A+ is the industry standard for launching IT careers into today’s digital world.

CompTIA Network

CompTIA Network+

CompTIA Network+ tests your ability to securely establish, maintain and troubleshoot essential networks security. Unlike other vendor-specific networking certifications, CompTIA Network+ prepares candidates to support networks on any platform. CompTIA Network+ is the only certification that covers the specific skills that network professionals need.

CompTIA Security

CompTIA Security+

CompTIA Security+ is the first security certification a candidate should earn. It establishes the core knowledge required of any cybersecurity role and provides a springboard to intermediate-level cybersecurity jobs. Security+ incorporates best practices in hands-on troubleshooting, ensuring candidates have practical security problem-solving skills

CompTIA PenTest

CompTIA PenTest+

CompTIA PenTest+ is for cybersecurity professionals tasked with penetration testing and vulnerability management. PenTest+ assesses the most up-to-date penetration testing, and vulnerability assessment and management skills necessary to determine the resiliency of the network against attacks.

CompTIA Cloud

CompTIA Cloud+

CompTIA Cloud+ is a global certification that validates the skills needed to deploy and automate secure cloud environments that support the high availability of business systems and data. CompTIA Cloud+ is the only performance-based IT certification that views cloud-based infrastructure services in the context of broader IT systems operations regardless of the platform. Migrating to the cloud presents opportunities to deploy, optimize, and protect mission critical applications and data storage.

Comptia CySA

CompTIA CySA+

CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+) is an IT workforce certification that applies behavioral analytics to networks and devices to prevent, detect and combat cybersecurity threats through continuous security monitoring.

  • Leverage intelligence and threat detection techniques
  • Analyze and interpret data
  • Identify and address vulnerabilities
  • Suggest preventative measures
  • Effectively respond to and recover from incidents

Hybrid Schedule Options:

  • 2 days of online lectures
  • 1 day of on campus Lab work
Daytime Option:

Tuesday - Thursday
9:30am - 4:00pm

Evening Option:

Monday - Thursday
5:45pm - 10:15pm

Online-Only Schedule Options:

  • 2 days of online lectures
  • 1 day of virtual lab work
  • 2 instructor meetings per week

The theoretical, lecture, online lab functions, and lab simulators are online. This allows students who need the most schedule flexibility to complete assignments by their weekly deadlines. The program sets attainable learning objectives for students and outlines explicit deadlines for reading assignments, quizzes, labs, and other assignments.

ICOHS College’s Cyber Security Program is tailored for individuals seeking to embark on a dynamic and impactful career in the ever-evolving field of cybersecurity. This program is particularly beneficial for:

  1. Aspiring IT Professionals: Individuals looking to enter the IT industry and establish a solid foundation in cybersecurity, including those with a passion for technology and problem-solving.
  2. Career Changers: Professionals from diverse backgrounds aiming to transition into a rewarding and in-demand field, leveraging the comprehensive curriculum to acquire the necessary skills for a cybersecurity role.
  3. Current IT Practitioners: IT professionals seeking to specialize in cybersecurity or enhance their existing skill set, staying ahead in an environment where cybersecurity is becoming increasingly critical.
  4. Recent Graduates: Graduates with a background in information technology, computer science, or related fields who wish to specialize in cybersecurity and boost their employability.
  5. Security Enthusiasts: Individuals with a keen interest in digital security, ethical hacking, and safeguarding digital assets, looking to turn their passion into a fulfilling and well-compensated career.
  6. Professionals Seeking Certifications: Those aiming to validate their expertise and enhance their professional credibility by obtaining industry-standard certifications like CompTIA A+, Network+, Security+, PenTest+, Cloud+, and CySA+.
  7. Entrepreneurs and Business Owners: Individuals managing or planning to launch businesses that require a strong understanding of cybersecurity to protect sensitive information and maintain the integrity of digital operations.

Whether you’re starting your career journey or aiming to upskill in a rapidly evolving industry, ICOHS College’s Cyber Security Program is designed to meet the needs of a diverse range of individuals aspiring to thrive in the world of IT security.

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*Each IT student receives a laptop to support their studies and future career! The laptop is for the student to keep and use for online assignments, tests, and projects.

ICOHS College Tuition & Financial Aid Options

 ICOHS College offers assistance in applying for scholarships, federal aid, military benefits, and monthly payment plans to help you build an affordable and manageable education plan. Financial Aid only available for those that qualify.

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Career Outlook For Cyber Security Specialost

Who Is a Cyber Security Specialist?

Develop the skills that will help you counter cyber attacks and advance your career as a cybersecurity specialist. Begin cyber security training and gain competence and expertise in as little as 12 months. Acquire in-depth knowledge of cyber security that will add to your IT toolset offering a significant advantage in any technological field. Progress in a field that is projected to be in high demand in the future.

Our world has become reliant on modern technology for almost everything. But, as our interconnectedness grows, so do the chances for cyber criminals to steal, destroy, or disrupt our lives. Here is where cybersecurity specialists come in. The increase in cybercrime has increased the demand for cybersecurity professionals. Between 2020 and 2030, the job market in the cybersecurity industry is predicted to rise by 33%.

Cybersecurity professionals, also known as information security specialists or network security specialists, play a critical role in safeguarding the network and information systems of corporations and other organizations. They accomplish this through the detection, management, analysis, presentation, and response to cyber attacks, security threats, and other hostile activities.

In other words, they protect sensitive data and the business’s integrity and guarantee that the systems’ design and execution provide high network security solutions that defend against hackers, cyber attacks, and other potential dangers.

What Does a Cyber Security Specialist Do?

Cybersecurity professionals design and implement security audits and assessments for computer hardware and software systems. They ensure that the networks and computer systems are up to date, free of software flaws, function as they should, and are not vulnerable to cyber attacks. They continuously monitor security systems and networks for abnormalities and document and report such actions.

A Cybersecurity specialist’s job also includes designing firewalls and other security measures to ensure that information and proprietary networks adhere to the most recent security requirements. Among these job responsibilities, they also:

  • Identify the most efficient methods for securing IT infrastructure
  • Test security plans and defenses
  • Educate coworkers about security rules and recommended practices
  • Detect assaults or intrusions and take mitigating measures
  • Investigate new strategies employed by cyber criminals
  • Keep abreast of emerging trends, techniques, and processes for thwarting assaults

Is Cyber Security Specialist a good career?

Overall employment in computer and information technology occupations is projected to grow much faster than the average for all occupations from 2022 to 2032. About 377,500 openings are projected each year, on average, in these occupations due to employment growth and the need to replace workers who leave the occupations permanently.

The median annual wage for this group was $100,530 in May 2022, which was higher than the median annual wage for all occupations of $46,310.

CAREER OUTLOOK: Cyber Security Specialist

After completing our Cyber Security Specialist training, students will be able to pursue various careers in the Cyber Security Industry. Certificate holders may choose to work in an office environment managing system software or work independently.

Possible Career Outcomes Include:

*Please note that these are national averages conducted by a third-party, and may not equate to the average for an ICOHS College graduate.

Career Services Support

We offer our students resume and cover letter review and support, mock interviews, and access to our list of partners and companies that want to hire them! So regardless of how long ago a student has graduated, they can always return to ICOHS College for job assistance.

Although we cannot guarantee a job, as the actual interview and determination are up to the employer, we will support them throughout the process.

Our Career Services team is constantly in contact with businesses that are looking for new staff. We send out timely email notices of internships and openings, and we help you prepare for your application!

At any time during and after your program, you can send us your resume and cover letter for feedback and editing, and we will always make time to do mock interviews and train you to get the job you want.

Note: Self- employment is a common vocational objective after completion of this program.

Frequently Asked Questions

Who is eligible to enroll in the Cyber Security Program?
The program is open to individuals with varying backgrounds, including beginners, IT professionals, career changers, and recent graduates in related fields. There are no strict eligibility criteria, but a passion for technology and cybersecurity is beneficial.
What certifications will I earn upon completing the program?
The program is designed to prepare you for industry-standard certifications, including CompTIA A+, Network+, Security+, PenTest+, Cloud+, and CySA+. These certifications are globally recognized and enhance your credibility in the cybersecurity industry. 
How is the program structured, and what topics does it cover?
The program covers a comprehensive range of topics, including IT Fundamentals, PC Hardware, PC Software, Networking, Advanced Networking Concepts, Cloud Administration, and specialized courses in Cybersecurity Analysis and Penetration Testing. The curriculum is structured to provide both theoretical knowledge and hands-on practical skills.
Can I take individual courses, or is enrollment for the entire program only?

While the program is designed to be taken as a whole for a well-rounded education, ICOHS College understands the diverse needs of learners. Depending on availability, some individual courses may be taken separately through our bootcamp programs.

How long does it take to complete the Cyber Security Program?
The duration of the program depends on individual pace and commitment. On average, students can complete the program within 12 months.
Is financial aid or assistance available for the Cyber Security Program?
ICOHS College offers various financial aid options to those that qualify, scholarships, and payment plans to eligible students. Our admissions team can provide detailed information and guide you through the available financial assistance programs.
Are there opportunities for hands-on experience and practical application of skills?
Yes, the program places a strong emphasis on practical application. Students engage in hands-on exercises, simulations, and real-world scenarios to ensure they are well-prepared for the challenges of the cybersecurity field. Fully online students get “hands-on” training with our 3d virtual labs.
How does the program support career development?
In addition to technical training, the program includes a dedicated course in Career Development. This course equips students with essential skills such as resume building, interview preparation, and networking, providing a holistic approach to launching a successful career in cybersecurity.
Can graduates expect assistance with job placement after completing the program?
ICOHS College is committed to supporting graduates in their career journeys. Career services, including job placement assistance, networking opportunities, and access to industry connections, are provided to help graduates transition seamlessly into the workforce.
How do I apply for the Cyber Security Program, and what is the admission process?
To apply, visit our website and complete the online application. The admissions team will guide you through the process. Upon review, you may be invited for an interview to assess your goals and suitability for the program.
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By submitting this form, you are giving your express written consent for ICOHS College to contact you regarding our programs and services using email, telephone or text – including our use of automated technology for calls and periodic texts to any wireless number you provide. Message and data rates may apply. This consent is not required to purchase goods/services and you may always call us directly at 858-581-9460.